visual field
noun Date: 1875 the entire expanse of space visible at a given instant without moving the eyes — called also field of vision

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • visual field — regėjimo laukas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Erdvės sritis, kurioje nejudanti akis atskiria daiktus. atitikmenys: angl. field of vision; visual field vok. Gesichtfeld, n; Sichtfeld, n rus. поле зрения, n pranc.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • visual field — regėjimo laukas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Erdvės sritis, kurią (at)vaizduoja optinė sistema. atitikmenys: angl. field of vision; visual field vok. Gesichtfeld, n; Sichtfeld, n rus. поле зрения, n pranc. champ de… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • visual field — regos laukas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. field of view; range of vision; visual field vok. Blickfeld, n; Gesichtsfeld, n rus. поле зрения, n pranc. champ de vision, m; champ visuel, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • visual field — vis′ual field′ n. oph field of vision • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • visual field. — See field of vision. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • visual field. — See field of vision. [1880 85] …   Useful english dictionary

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